Guide to ETFs

ETF Efficiency: How To Evaluate ETFs

Homebuilders who construct houses that stand for hundreds of years do a better job than those whose homes collapse after a short period.

Guide to ETFs

Who Are Authorized Participants?

APs are one of the major parties at the center of the ETF creation/redemption mechanism.

Guide to ETFs

Who Are Market Makers And What Is Step-Away Trading?

ETFs operate at two levels of liquidity: that of the ETF itself, and what the ETF holds.

Guide to ETFs

What Risks Are There In ETFs?

Plenty.

Guide to ETFs

Why Are ETFs So Tax Efficient?

Two of the great, underappreciated advantages of ETFs are their transparency and tax efficiency.

Guide to ETFs

What Is The Creation/Redemption Mechanism?

The key to understanding how ETFs work is the 'creation/redemption' mechanism.

Guide to ETFs

Why Are ETFs So Cheap?

The first thing people talk about when they talk about ETFs is their low fees.

Guide to ETFs

How Do You Choose The Right ETF?

ETFs are great. But how do you choose?